Early on, Giles tells Buffy that Halloween is actually supposed to be a supernaturally quiet night. Clearly that’s not the case in Sunnydale. Season Two’s “Halloween” (which first aired on October 27, 1997) introduced us to Giles’ chaos-obsessed former pal Ethan Rayne (RIP Robin Sachs), who sells the Scoobies costumes that turn them into what… Read More ›
Labor Day was last week. For many, it marks the official end of summer. In honor of that, here’s a little shark-related throwback. Back on June 14, 2008, well before we had any plans for a blog or website or podcast, I felt compelled to write a short review of the made-for-SyFy flick Shark Swarm.
This week, as all the kiddies head back to school for another year of learning stuff, we discuss our favorite school-related genre moments in pop culture. Movies, TV, and maybe even a music video — we break it down. Joanna and Johnny each selected 7 picks and — spoiler — there’s a little overlap. Cough,… Read More ›
It’s here! Our first podcast episode is LIVE! Episode 1: First Show/Valentine’s Day Join us as we offer introductions, horror origins, our origin, and dive into some of our favorite “off-the-beaten-path” couples (meaning, unlikely, weird, or often forgotten couples). Some picks are genre-related, while others are just for fun. Keep in mind, this was our first… Read More ›
Here we count down the 31 days of Halloween. A special Halloween-themed movie for each day of October. Some staples. Some randoms. Check our Facebook page for daily posts. And so we begin… (IN NO ORDER) #1: The Fear: Resurrection (1999) Bear with me; it’s been a few years. The first Halloween that Joanna and… Read More ›